FDA

AstraZeneca Says Drug Cocktail Effective Against COVID-19 in Late-Stage Study

The phase 3 trial preliminary results showed the drug cut the risk of developing severe COVID-19 or dying by 50 percent compared to a placebo in people who did not require hospitalization and had been showing symptoms for a week or less.

The Epoch Times

Merck Says Antiviral Pill for COVID-19 Is Effective, Plans to File for Emergency Authorization

The antiviral, molnupiravir, cut the risk of hospitalization or death in half for adults who were deemed at risk but not hospitalized, according to a planned interim analysis of the trial.

What is Next for InnoCan Pharma After Strategic Advisory Board Addition

After adding Johnson & Johnson's former vice-president of corporate development and FDA counsel to its advisory board, InnoCan Pharma's future seems bright, and investors are taking notice

Josh Horowitz

FDA Authorizes Cheap Rapid At-Home COVID-19 Tests

This clears the way for large groups of people to self-test for COVID-19 and get results quickly.

R. Lawler

FDA Clears First AI Device to Spot Hidden Signs of Covid-19

The armband uses light sensors and a processor to identify a virus biomarker that can cause blood clots.

S. Shah

FDA Director: The Agency Expects to Approve Pfizer's Vaccine After Today's Crucial Hearing

After the panel's vote, Commissioner Stephen Hahn said, the FDA plans to "act quickly."

In A First, Bengaluru's Inito Clears FDA Regulatory Pathway For Fertility Monitor Devices

The clearance will allow Inito to launch its product in the US, and also give access to countries that have signed the MRA with the FDA

Debarghya Sil

After a Point-Blank Rejection Letter From the FDA, This Founder Went Back to the Drawing Board

Cindy Whitehead spent years working on a treatment for low sexual desire in women. When the FDA rejected her drug, she disputed the decision with the stories of affected women -- and won.

Hayden Field

Get Ready for Digital Pills: FDA Clears Self-Tracking Drug

The drug, which contains a tiny ingestible sensor, is designed for patients with mental illness.

Michael Kan

Chipotle Hires Former Critic to Help Improve Food Safety

David Acheson, a former official at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, was brought on as an adviser.

Carly Okyle